June 29, 2022

Cayman: U11 Girls Cricket Rally Underway This Week

Grand Cayman, 23 May 2022 – The Department of Sports (DoS) is helping to host the second-ever U11 Girls cricket rally Wednesday, 25 May 2022. The inter-primary one-day tournament is being coordinated by the Department of Education Services (DES) in partnership also with the Cayman Islands Cricket Association and Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC). Matches will be […]

Cayman: CUC Sports Release : “2022 Inter-Primary Cricket Review – Round 2”

Inter-Primary Cricket Competition continues An exciting Round 2 of the 2022 Inter-Primary Cricket Competition concluded on Friday, May 13 with five out of six scheduled games played at various venues across the Island. The new season began on Friday, May 6. In Zone A, Prospect Primary and Cayman Prep B recorded victories while in Zone […]

Local youth engagement, athlete education and transformation at the heart of Gangwon 2024

12 May 2022 – At the second International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission meeting which was held virtually on 11 and 12 May, the Gangwon 2024 Organising Committee (YOGOC) took the opportunity to present its online and physical Local Youth Activities (LYA). Their key role is to mobilise and incite youth engagement. All ingredients that have contributed to […]

First Dakar 2026 initiatives underway

03 May 2022 – The first Dakar 2026 initiatives were launched through the Olympic Values Education Programme (OVEP), with 60 future OVEP implementers taking part in a training course to help them develop their own educational programmes around the Olympic values. Since the start of spring, Senegal has been celebrating sport and its values with activities organised in the lead-up […]

Cayman: Summer Schools Program starts with a Bang!

The Mangrove Rangers are pleased to announce the continuation of their school programs over the upcoming summer term. “We are now ready to commence our remote and live in-class and live field trips over the coming months,” says Mangrove Education Project (MEP) Education Coordinator, Cassie MacDowell. “We will be focusing on the coastal lagoon ecosystems […]

Cayman: PWD kicks off inaugural skills competition

Issued by: Ministry of Planning, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure Grand Cayman – The Public Works Department (PWD) will kick off its inaugural skills competition among trainees in the Apprenticeship Training Programme at its North Sound Road location on Thursday, May 12 and Friday, May 13. The aim of the competition is to showcase the skills […]

Migrants recount horrific experiences in Libya

“Miriam Karmali, Freedom United” May 8, 2022 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS HumanSuccess! U.K. takes action against forced organ harvesting The U.K. has passed new legislation that will prevent British nationals from traveling abroad to receive an organ transplant. Over 31,000 of you in the Freedom United community have been calling on the U.K. […]

Cayman: Department of Children and Family Services, Needs Assessment Unit & Ministry of IISD Respond to Displaced Family

In prompt response to notice yesterday of the unfortunate temporarily displaced family on Governor’s Beach, the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) immediately conducted a thorough review and risk assessment. It will continue to carry out such process to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of the family.  The Needs Assessment Unit (NAU), which […]

Tears of joy roll down my face – UK bans child marriages

“Payzee Mahmod, Freedom United” I’m absolutely thrilled to announce that the bill to ban child marriage in England and Wales has passed through parliament and received royal assent, making it law. Thank you to each and every single one of you who signed my petition. Together, we called on the government to take action. That’s 254,000+ of you in our […]

Cayman: LIFE welcomes new Executive Director

Cayman’s literacy charity, Literacy Is For Everyone (LIFE) has announced the appointment of its new Executive Director – Erica Dell’Oglio. Dell’Oglio has been with LIFE since July 2020, previously in the role of Volunteer and Programmes Coordinator. In that role she coordinated all of LIFE’s programmes, volunteers and community events including Paired Reading, Book Donations, […]